Calendar for: Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Spero
Courtroom G, 15th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Karen L. Hom


Last Updated: Sep 25 2016 1:35PM
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Monday, Sep 26 2016
01:30PM
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Reentry Court
Tuesday, Sep 27 2016
09:30AM
3:15-cv-03595-WHA - Mueller v. Rite Aid Corporation et al
Settlement Conference
Wednesday, Sep 28 2016
09:00AM
3:15-cv-03531-MMC - Kapu Gems et al v. Diamond Imports, Inc. et al
Telephonic Conference re Scheduling Settlement Conference
09:30AM
3:16-cv-01386-EMC - Securities and Exchange Commission v. Bivona et al
Settlement Conference
Thursday, Sep 29 2016
09:30AM
3:15-cv-02946-RS - Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's, London, subscribing to Certificate No. 456344 v. Robinson et al
Settlement Conference
Friday, Sep 30 2016
09:00AM
3:08-cv-02261-CRB - Fallay v. City and County of San Francisco et al
Continued Judgment Debtor Exam of Augustine Fallay
Judgment Debtor Exam
09:30AM
3:13-cr-00428-JCS - USA v. Rhiannon Lawler
Status Conference (No Reptr)
3:14-cv-04781-RS - Patel v. Nike Retail Services, Inc. et al
Re: PAGA Discovery, dkt 75
Discovery Hearing
3:15-cv-03008-JCS - Nokchan v. Lyft, Inc.
Motion Hearing
Motion to Dismiss
10:30AM
3:14-cr-00643-EMC-4 - USA v. Latonya Carey
AUSA: Sarah Hawkins / DEF: Galia Amram/PTS: Tim Elder
Bond Hearing
3:14-cr-00643-EMC-7 - USA v. Darlene Francine Rouse
AUSA: Sarah Hawkins / DEF: Galia Amram/PTS: Katrina Chu
Bond Hearing
3:14-cr-00643-EMC-12 - USA v. Tiana Reddic
AUSA: Sarah Hawkins / DEF: Galia Amram/PTS: Gelarah Farahmand
Bond Hearing
3:16-cr-00067-JCS-1 - USA v. Bence Body
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Jason Beahm/PO: Michelle Nero
Sentencing
3:16-cr-00070-JCS-1 - USA v. Alexander Avellone
AUSA: Brian Faerstein / DEF: Candis Mitchell/PO: Aakash Raju
Sentencing
3:16-cr-00287-JCS-1 - USA v. Pulot Usmonov (Russian - Tatiana Iacona)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Robert Amparan
Status Conference (No Reptr)
02:00PM
3:15-cv-02356-JCS - Wadler v. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:15-cv-03372-JCS - Stubblefield v. City of Novato et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:15-cv-04391-JCS - Royal Primo Corporation et al v. Whitewater West Industries, Ltd
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:15-cv-05149-JCS - Walker v. City of San Francisco and County of San Francisco
Status Conference
3:15-cv-05750-JCS - Sephora USA, Inc. v. Palmer, Reifler & Associates, P.A.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-00878-JCS - Sequoia Sales, Inc. v. Lim's Produce, Inc. et al
D Lim's Produce: Derek Decker
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03592-JCS - Board of Trustees, in their capacities as Trustees of the Laborers Health and Welfare Trust Fund for Northern California et al v. Three Brothers Electrical Contractors, Inc.
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-03737-JCS - Avago Technologies U.S. Inc. et al v. NanoPrecision Products, Inc.
Case Management Conference
Monday, Oct 3 2016
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Tuesday, Oct 4 2016
09:30AM
3:15-cv-02549-WHO - Robertson v. Contra Costa County et al
Settlement Conference
Wednesday, Oct 5 2016
09:30AM
3:15-cv-03309-LB - Olson v. Atherton et al
Settlement Conference
Thursday, Oct 6 2016
09:30AM
4:15-cv-04973-DMR - I.A. et al v. City of Emeryville et al
Settlement Conference
Friday, Oct 7 2016
09:30AM
3:14-cv-04706-JCS - Pimental v. City of Hayward
Further Case Mgmt Conference
Motion for Summary Judgment
Motion to Amend/Correct
02:00PM
3:16-cv-00461-JCS - Alexander v. Creditors Specialty Service, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-00827-JCS - Scottsdale Insurance Company v. Patel et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03407-JCS - Graham v. Standard Insurance Company
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03812-JCS - Abad v. U.S. Bank National Association
P: Ryan Lee
Case Management Conference
Monday, Oct 10 2016
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Tuesday, Oct 11 2016
09:00AM
3:14-cv-04393-WHO - San Francisco Herring Association et al v. Pacific Gas and Electric Company et al
Status Conference (No Reptr)
01:30PM
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Reentry Court
Wednesday, Oct 12 2016
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Thursday, Oct 13 2016
09:30AM
3:16-cv-03259-VC - Equalia, LLC et al v. PowerBoard, LLC
Settlement Conference
Friday, Oct 14 2016
09:30AM
3:15-cv-02356-JCS - Wadler v. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. et al
Motion to Strike
3:15-cv-03376-JCS - Von Bozzay v. Nationstar Mortgage LLC
Motion to Amend/Correct
3:15-cv-03424-JCS - Cave Consulting Group, Inc. v. OptumInsight, Inc.,
Motion to Compel
3:16-cv-03592-JCS - Board of Trustees, in their capacities as Trustees of the Laborers Health and Welfare Trust Fund for Northern California et al v. Three Brothers Electrical Contractors, Inc.
Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
3:16-cv-04518-JCS - Lencioni v. UA Local 467, Plumbers, Steamfitters & Refrigeration Fitters
Motion to Remand
10:30AM
3:16-cr-00052-JCS - USA v. Sarah Knoefler-Potash
Sentencing
3:16-cr-00319-JCS-1 - USA v. Michael Pinto
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Gabriela Bischof
Further Status Conference (No Reptr)
02:00PM
3:15-cv-05641-JCS - Alvernaz et al v. A1 Solar Power, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-00177-JCS - Santos, et al v. Fay Servicing, LLC et al
Status Conference (No Reptr)
3:16-cv-00325-JCS - Heifetz v. Bains et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-00833-JCS - Klahn v. Dublin Police Department et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-01350-JCS - VACC, Inc. v. Davis
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-02816-JCS - Osuegbu v. AMN Healthcare, Inc., et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03011-JCS - Cao et al v. Pho Huynh Hiep I, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03869-JCS - O'Brien v. XPO Logistics Worldwide, Inc. et al
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-03999-JCS - Brett v. Mark, et al
Case Management Conference
Monday, Oct 17 2016
09:30AM
3:16-cv-02340-JD - Jimenez v. Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company
Settlement Conference
Tuesday, Oct 18 2016
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Wednesday, Oct 19 2016
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Thursday, Oct 20 2016
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Friday, Oct 21 2016
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Monday, Oct 24 2016
09:30AM
3:15-cr-00599-JCS-1 - USA v. Peter Clodfelter
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Laura Robinson
Evidentiary Hearing
3:15-cr-00599-JCS-2 - USA v. James Cackovic
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Galia Amram
Evidentiary Hearing
3:15-cr-00599-JCS-3 - USA v. Tara Lynch
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Laurel Headley
Evidentiary Hearing
01:30PM
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Reentry Court
Tuesday, Oct 25 2016
09:30AM
4:16-cv-00050-YGR - Trulove v. San Francisco et al
Settlement Conference
Wednesday, Oct 26 2016
09:30AM
3:11-cv-00774-VC - TEK Global S.R.L. et.al. v. Sealant Systems International Inc. et.al.
Settlement Conference
Thursday, Oct 27 2016
09:30AM
3:14-cv-01373-TEH - Barrilleaux v. Mendocino County et al
Settlement Conference
Friday, Oct 28 2016
09:00AM
3:05-mc-80273-MAG - United States of America v. Hashemi
Judgment Debtor Exam
3:06-cv-00921-SLM - USA v. Ernish
Judgment Debtor Exam
3:11-cv-01115-SLM - United States Of America v. Lugue
Judgment Debtor Exam
3:11-cv-04172-SLM - United States Of America v. Ocon
Judgment Debtor Exam
3:11-cv-04173-SLM - United States Of America v. Zarazua
Judgment Debtor Exam
3:11-cv-06468-JCS - United States of America v. Henning
Judgment Debtor Exam
3:15-cv-01663-SLM - UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. Hileman
Judgment Debtor Exam
09:30AM
3:14-cv-03227-JCS - Silicon Laboratories, Inc. v. Cresta Technology Corporation
Further Case Mgmt Conference
Motion Hearing
Motion to Substitute Party
Motion to Withdraw as Attorney
3:16-cv-03611-HSG - Maxum Indemnity Company v. Sullivan Vineyards Corporation et al
Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
3:16-cv-04056-JCS - El-Sedfy v. WhatsApp Inc. et al
Motion to Dismiss
3:16-cv-04850-JCS - Belete v. Cadinha, et al
Motion to Dismiss
10:30AM
3:16-cr-00344-MAG - USA v. David Hobley
Status Conference (No Reptr)
02:00PM
3:14-cv-00231-JCS - Cleveland v. Groceryworks.com, LLC
Final Pretrial Conference
3:15-cv-03395-JCS - Second Measure, Inc. v. Steven Kim
Final Pretrial Conference
3:15-cv-03487-JCS - Brosnan v. National Loan Center et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:15-cv-05166-JCS - Halvorson et al v. TalentBin, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:15-cv-05432-JCS - VeriFone Systems, Inc. -v- Gilardi & Co. LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-01775-JCS - Hernandez v. Lucky Fortune, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-01945-JCS - Rodriguez v. Home Depot, U.S.A., Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-02311-JCS - Khan et al v. EGL, Inc., et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03132-JCS - Sentinel Insurance Company, Ltd. v. Muir Wood National Monument
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03953-JCS - Samuel Arenzana et al v. EGL, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-04056-JCS - El-Sedfy v. WhatsApp Inc. et al
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-04059-JCS - Equity Residential Management, LLC v. Mancera
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-04229-JCS - Campoy v. City and County of San Francisco, et al
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-04308-JCS - S.H. v. Mount Diablo Unified School District
Case Management Conference
Monday, Oct 31 2016
09:30AM
3:16-cv-00561-WHA - Bates et al v. Rite Aid Corporation
Settlement Conference
Tuesday, Nov 1 2016
09:30AM
3:16-cv-02477-VC - California Berry Cultivars, LLC v. The Regents of the University of California
Settlement Conference
Wednesday, Nov 2 2016
09:30AM
4:12-cv-03704-YGR - Stitt v. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Settlement Conference
Thursday, Nov 3 2016
09:30AM
3:15-cv-04564-RS - Camino Bell v. John Muir Health et al
Settlement Conference
Friday, Nov 4 2016
09:30AM
3:16-cv-00518-JCS - Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America v. K.O.O. Construction, Inc., et al
Motion for Miscellaneous Relief (Right toAttach Order)
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
10:30AM
3:16-cr-00056-JCS-1 - USA v. Rusty Sims (Custody)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Ellen Leonida/PO: Aakash Raju
Sentencing
02:00PM
3:14-cv-02346-JCS - Wit et al v. UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:14-cv-05337-JCS - Alexander et al v. United Behavioral Health
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:15-cv-04931-JCS - 700 Valencia Street LLC v. Farina Focaccia & Cucina Italiana, LLC et al
Final Pretrial Conference
3:15-cv-05223-JCS - Hurt et al v. Adams et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:15-cv-06055-JCS - Carlson v. United States Postal Service
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-03015-JCS - Hernandez et al v. MP California et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:16-cv-04325-JCS - Teamsters Local 856 v. Delta Dental of California
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-04371-JCS - San Francisco Baykeeper v. Asphalt Shingle Recyclers, LLC
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-04387-JCS - Cesar v. Macy's Inc
Case Management Conference
3:16-cv-04429-JCS - Schulte v. Aramark Services, Inc.
Case Management Conference
 
 
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CIVIL LAW AND MOTION: Friday, 9:30 AM** (See below for exceptions)
Motion hearing dates DO NOT need to be reserved. Please follow the Court's Local Rule on Motion practice.
Judge Spero DOES NOT issue TENTATIVE RULINGS.
CRIMINAL LAW AND MOTION: Friday, 10:30 AM

**DURING THE CRIMINAL DUTY MONTHS  OF 
 AUGUST 2016 AND THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 5-9, 2016** Civil Law and Motion will be heard on Fridays at 2:00 PM. Please notice your Motion accordingly.


CRIMINAL DUTY MONTHS: . December 12,  through December 16, 2016.  May 2017. November 1-17, 2017. December 18-22, 2017.

2/10/14: EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCES WILL NOW BE HELD AT 2:00 PM.

CASE MANAGEMENT AND FINAL PRETRIAL CONFERENCES: Friday, 2:00 PM.
NOTE: Case Management Conferences will no longer be recorded unless requested by counsel or appearing pro se.

PROCEDURES FOR REQUESTING  TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES:

EFFECTIVE July 19, 2016 All Telephonic Appearances shall be arranged through CourtCall. Please contact CourtCall at 866-582-6878 no later than two days prior to the hearing date.

Counsel must e-file a letter one (1) week prior to the hearing date.

NO CELL PHONES OR SPEAKER PHONES ARE ALLOWED.  ALL TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES MUST BE ON A LAND LINE! 

If you are unable to use CourtCall, please contact the clerk for alternate arrangements.

TRIAL SCHEDULE: Monday - Thursday, 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM with one (1) fifteen (15) minute break and a forty-five (45) minute lunch hour.

SCHEDULING OF SETTLEMENT CONFERENCES:
Please contact Karen Hom at (415) 522-2035

NOTICE OF UNAVAILABILITY:
Please take notice that the HONORABLE JOSEPH C. SPERO will not be available:

October 3, 2016

October 12, 2016

October 18, 2016 through October 21, 2016

April 10, 2017 through April 14, 2017

July 3, 2017 through July 7, 2017

November 20, 2017 through November 24, 2017

December 26, 2017 through December 29, 2017

January 1, 2018 through January 2, 2018

All counsel are hereby given notice that Court will not be in session during this period, and that such absence constitutes as Certificate of Unavailability pursuant to Civil L.R. 1-5(p). If urgency requires, counsel in any case assigned to Judge Spero, may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge as provided in Civil L.R. 7-1(c).

LAW CLERKS:
Melissa Dawson (415) 522-3692
Sam Wheeler (415) 522-3691

COURT HOLIDAYS:

Columbus Day - October 10, 2016

Veterans Day - November 11, 2016

Thanksgiving Day - November 24, 2016

Christmas Day - December 26, 2016

New Year's Day - January 2, 2017

MLK Day - January 16, 2017

President's Day - February 20, 2017

Memorial Day - May 29, 2017

Independence Day - July 4, 2017

Labor Day - September 4, 2017

Columbus Day - October 9, 2017

Veteran's Day - November 10, 2017

Thanksgiving - November 23, 2017

Christmas Day - December 25, 2017

New Year's Day - January 1, 2018

MLK Day - January 15, 2018

President's Day February 19, 2018

Memorial Day - May 28, 2018

Independence Day - July 4, 2018

Labor Day - September 3, 2018

Columbus Day - October 8, 2018

Veteran's Day - November 12, 2018

Thanksgiving Day - November 22-23, 2018

Christmas Day - December 25, 2018